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Racing Duties & RO's Guide

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In order to provide regular club racing a condition of sailing membership is to undertake a number of duties. Members' duties will be detailed on the club duty rota issued by the Sailing Committee. The duties include:
  • Race Office
  • Assistant Race Officer
  • Patrol Boat Coxswain
  • Patrol Boat Crew
The Race Officer's Guide provides all the information the RO needs to run the racing. 
 
Failure to fulfil allocated duties, or to find a suitable replacement, may result in a fine being issued.
 
Race officers, patrol boat drivers and their assistants will receive average points for that race towards that series - provided that they put their name and sail number on the results sheet.
 
Foul weather gear may be required for Race Officers for the races where a committee boat start may be used.
 
PLEASE BE READY TO COMMENCE YOUR DUTY 1 HOUR BEFORE THE PUBLISHED RACE START
 
PLEASE ENSURE YOUR ATTENDANCES IS LOGGED BY THE DUTY SAILING COMMITTEE MEMBER